The biology of the delta variant has made mass revaccination an urgent necessity. The world has fought many battles against the novel coronavirus since January 2020, losing more than 4.2 [...]
CDC | Outbreak of SARS-CoV-2 Infections, Including COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough Infections, Associated with Large Public Gatherings — Barnstable County, Massachusetts, July 2021
Summary What is already known about this topic? Variants of SARS-CoV-2 continue to emerge. The B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant is highly transmissible. What is added by this report? In July 2021, [...]
NATURE | Scientific Reports | Rates of SARS-CoV-2 transmission and vaccination impact the fate of vaccine-resistant strains
a counterintuitive result of our analysis is that the highest risk of resistant strain establishment occurs when a large fraction of the population has already been vaccinated but the transmission [...]
Reviewed by SAGE. meetings, July 2021 Executive summary 1. It is highly likely that vaccine induced immunity to SARS-CoV-2 infection, and potentially severe disease (but probably to a lesser extent) [...]
GOV UK | SAGE (Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies) | International vaccination: Potential impact on viral evolution and UK public health
International vaccination: Potential impact on viral evolution and UK public health Contributors (in alphabetical order): Samuel Clifford, Rosalind Eggo, Julia Gog, Bryan Grenfell, Deirdre Hollingsworth, Petra Klepac, Jessica Metcalf, Billy [...]
Popular voices who may have led to the deaths of countless followers. Don't make the same deadly mistake. Get vaccinated! Herman Cain - US Politician (DEAD at 74) Pressley Stutts [...]
GOV UK | SAGE (Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies) | Long term evolution of SARS-CoV-2, 26 July 2021 | Can we predict the limits of SARS-CoV-2 variants and their phenotypic consequences?
SAGE Research and analysis Long term evolution of SARS-CoV-2, 26 July 2021 Paper prepared by academics on the viral evolution of COVID-19. Can we predict the limits of SARS-CoV-2 variants [...]
GOV UK | News story COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report published | Infections prevented by COVID-19 vaccines doubles to 22 million and deaths prevented rises to 60,000
Infections prevented by COVID-19 vaccines doubles to 22 million and deaths prevented rises to 60,000 Public Health England (PHE) has published its latest weekly COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report. Latest PHE estimates that [...]
CNBC | Pfizer sells $7.8 billion in Covid shots in the second quarter, raises 2021 guidance on vaccine sales
Key Points Pfizer said it sold $7.8 billion in Covid-19 shots in the second quarter. It also raised its 2021 sales forecast for the vaccine to $33.5 billion from $26 [...]
About 10,000 deaths per day recorded. Actual COVID-19 deaths likely to be 3-10x depending on the country.